how much does it cost to force the sale of a house?
It will cost between £2,000 to £5,000 to force the sale of a house. This will heavily depend on how long the court process takes. If the process is quicker then it may take around £2,000 but if the other party stalls during the court process then it may cost them as much as £5,000.
It can take between 3 months and 18 months to force the sale of a house.
Can I force sale of house?
Yes, you can force the sale of a house through the courts but this process can be expensive.
It will usually be cheaper to try and negotiate with the other party to come to a solution before looking to force the sale of the house.
Can I be forced to sell a jointly owned house?
Yes, you can be forced to sell a jointly owned house through the courts.
How do I force the sale of my house in a divorce?
To force the sale of a house during a divorce you will need to get a court order to do this.